#HarmanpreetSingh

Lausanne, Aug 23 (PTI) The Indian men's hockey team drag-flicker Harmanpreet Singh and his female counterpart Gurjit Kaur were on Monday nominated for the FIH Player of the Year awards as the ...

Bhubaneswar, Aug 17 (PTI) Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Tuesday announced the extension of the state government’s sponsorship to Indian Hockey teams by 10 years and also handed ...

Chandigarh, Aug 10 (PTI) Punjab Sports Minister Rana Gurmit Singh Sodhi on Tuesday said the state government will honour Olympic champion Neeraj Chopra and Tokyo Games medal winners and ...

Tokyo, Aug 5 (PTI) A resolute Indian men's hockey team rewrote history as it claimed an Olympic medal after 41 years, defeating a plucky Germany 5-4 to win the bronze in an edge-of-the-seat ...

Tokyo, Aug 5 (PTI) The Indian men's hockey team rewrote history as it claimed an Olympic medal after 41 years, beating a plucky Germany 5-4 to claim the bronze in an edge-of-the-seat play-off ...

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Harmanpreet Singh was born on January 6, 1996 on the outskirts of Punjab’s Amritsar. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@13harmanpreet)

  • Harmanpreet Singh scored in India's 5-2 loss to Belgium in the Tokyo Olympics semi-final
  • He helped his father with farmwork as a child and claims it helped hone his hockey skills
  • He won player of the tournament at the 2014 Sultan of Johor Cup in Malaysia 

.Tokyo, Japan
India's Manpreet Singh passes against Japan during a men's field hockey match at the Tokyo Olympics. (Photo Creidit: AP/PTI)

  • Alexander Hendrickx (19', 49', 53') scored a hattrick to secure Belgium's second consecutive Olympic final berth
  • Harmanpreet Singh (7’) and Mandeep Singh (9’) were the scorers for India
  • India will face the loser between Australia and Germany on Thursday